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New York/Stuttgart“Chinese Herbal Medicine,” recently published by Thieme, gathers the herbal formulas of master practitioner Dr. John H. F. Shen in one volume for the very first time. Not only does it incorporate the experience of Dr. Leon Hammer, who studied directly under Dr. Shen for nearly three decades, but it also presents the stimulus, rationale, and thinking behind many of the formulas Dr. Shen developed. This book is a unique compendium that includes expert analysis and commentary by the authors along with the clinically-tested herbal formulas used to treat conditions that affect people from infancy to old age.

"With this book, Leon Hammer and Hamilton Rotte generously share the bounty of Dr. Shen's herbal prescriptions. [The] adept analysis of their contents, indications, and conceptual foundation makes this an eminently practical clinical guide. These formulas are now available for us as inspiration, to study and to put to good use." – From the Foreword by Efrem Korngold, OMD, Lac

Offering a window into the mind and practice of one of the greatest innovators in Chinese herbal medicine, and integrating the knowledge and expertise of two foremost modern practitioners, this book is essential reading for all Chinese medicine practitioners, herbalists, and other medical professionals prescribing herbs.

Hammer/Rotte
Chinese Herbal Medicine
320 pp, 24 illustrations
Hardcover
ISBN: 9783131500717
eBook – available from Amazon, Barnes & Noble, and iTunes
eISBN: 9783131697219
€89.99/$99.99  

About the Authors

Leon I. Hammer, MD, is Founder of the Dragon Rises College of Oriental Medicine, Gainesville, Florida, USA. He is the author of “Chinese Pulse Diagnosis: A Contemporary Approach,” the leading book on the topic.

Hamilton Rotte, DOM, LAc, MS, is a practitioner at Dragon Rises College of Oriental Medicine, Gainesville, Florida, USA.

About Thieme

Thieme Publishing Group is a scientific and medical publishing house employing more than 950 people and maintaining offices in seven cities, including New York, Delhi, Stuttgart and three other locations in Germany. Founded in 1886, the Thieme name has become synonymous with high quality and excellence in medical and scientific publishing. Today, Thieme is the market leading publisher of neurosurgical content and holds strong market positions in orthopedics, radiology, anatomy and chemistry, among other specialties. Thieme publishes 137 peer-reviewed journals and over 500 new books annually. The company also has a rapidly growing array of web-based products in medicine and science. State-of-the-art online products include Thieme eJournals, Thieme Electronic Book Library, the medical student website WinkingSkull.com and Thieme Teaching Assistant, an innovative web-based platform for faculty. For more information about Thieme, please visit www.thieme.com.

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